Day Old Coffee – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)

Thought long and hard about the tragedy of day old coffee, twofold in its despair: it was not drunk or savored on the previous day and the warmth did fade away but then it was warmed again artificially with no regard to the pathetic act that there’s now coffee in the cup, day old coffeeContinue reading “Day Old Coffee – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)”

Olfactory – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)

The smell of the coffee reminded me that I needed a smoke, something to take the edge off the rounds I’d made, while the smell of stale cigarette smoke reminded me that a drink would sure round off any edges that were left, and the smell of dry tobacco brought back the smell of dieselContinue reading “Olfactory – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)”

Casey’s General Store – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog) Small towns can thrive, survive even, people can be people and move on, recognize, realize, but some towns are ghost towns with living relics routinely walking to the one store ’round for miles, big white letters and reddish store front beckoning those off the highway and those coming ’round to hear the tales ofContinue reading “Casey’s General Store – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)”

Forgetfulness – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)

Another day, angry, angry at my family, my friends, the world, at you, at me, blood boiling over in the name of selfish devotion, under the vacant tent and banner of self righteousness as I beat my chest like the Pharisee, forgetting that my Lord died for that tax collector, my family, my friends, theContinue reading “Forgetfulness – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)”

Liar’s Lullaby – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)

I swim in seas of air and fly in shallow waters, sing in crowded places and yet it never bothers, that sun shines dully green as waters travel higher, you say that you’re in love but it’s not what I desire for more from this deft scribe, click on over:

Uphill, Downhill – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)

It’s just an uphill battle that keeps going downhill from here, to there, insert preposition, two steps forward, three steps back, now promenade and do-si-do back up and down and side to side, hard to decide when back and forths become the norms and moving forward– Wait, now, where was I? for more from thisContinue reading “Uphill, Downhill – C.D. Anders (The Unnecessary Blog)”

Mr. Hyperbole – C.D. Anders

Poor Mr. Hyperbole, the saddest man you’ll ever see, his heart is made of straw and hay (at least that’s what he likes to say), it burns with fire half the day then all the rest is blown away except his words–his fixation– which negate exaggeration I feel terrible that I haven’t read through everyone’sContinue reading “Mr. Hyperbole – C.D. Anders”

Another Cup —C.D. Anders

She’s like another cup of coffee at midnight: something familiar–maybe all too familiar– yet my heart still can’t handle the rush it brings, keeping me awake and wishing for another cup even if it keeps me up only long enough to crash again and wake up to another cup again Read more —C.D. Anders @TheContinue reading “Another Cup —C.D. Anders”